August 2, 2017
parenting-property

Family Law Financial Settlement: How Does a Decline in Living Standards Post-Separation Affect the Division of Property?

Family Law Financial Settlement: How Do Living Standards, Both Before and After Separation, Affect the Court’s Assessment? Separation almost always lowers the parties’ respective living standards. […]
July 31, 2017
family law cases

Fair Settlement in Divorce: How Does the Court Consider Post-Separation Inheritances, Redundancy Payments, Long-Service Leave and a Poor Economy in the Context of a Property Dispute?

Fair Settlement in Divorce: Assessing the Weight of the Parties’ Respective Contributions When it comes to lengthy relationships, the court will usually assess contributions as equal. […]
October 10, 2016

The Assessment of Gifts Donated Later in the Relationship

The Assessment of Gifts Donated Later in the Relationship Introduction Property disputes in the family law context sometimes engage different areas of law. The Full Court’s […]